Originally Posted by JDR13
Whether or not the game is harder overall isn't the point. We're talking about a particular segment of the game that's been changed. You seem to be in denial.
I still like what they've done with BGEE in most other aspects, but changing the dynamics of the random encounters was not a wise decision imo.
Originally Posted by DArtagnan
What about the wolves/bears/basilisks and so on in the starter areas? Because if they're hand-placed and still present - then I guess it's less of an issue than it seemed to be.